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Become A Madera County Master Gardener

Submitted by Madera County Master Gardeners

MADERA – Madera County Master Gardeners invite you to an informational meeting about how to become a Master Gardener on Thursday, Sept. 19, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., at the Madera Community College Center.

Participants can meet Master Gardeners, learn about our public service activities, and obtain information about the four-month certification program which begins in January, 2014.

Applications for the training program are due on or before Monday, Oct. 14, at 5 p.m. Applications are available on the Master Gardener website noted below.

Master Gardeners are involved in a wide range of community-centered activities including providing home gardening and landscaping advice, offering public workshops, and staffing a telephone hotline and information booths at local events.

Master Gardener logo - UCMaster Gardeners also host the yearly Madera Glorious Gardens Tour, and are developing the Three Sisters Garden, a demonstration garden at the Madera Community College Center serving as an educational center for best gardening practices for our area.

For questions, call 559-675-7879, extension 7210, or email

Madera Community College is located at 30277 Avenue 12, Room 3-A (located in the last row of classrooms at the back of the campus). Free parking is available in Lot C.

Visit our website at to learn about other free Master Gardener events and services. Our events are also posted on our Facebook page:

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